RINL now a ISO 50001 company
RINL-VSP, the State run second biggest steel maker in the country, is in forefront in adding new certifications from time to time to maintain its quality and energy aspects. The latest one in its feather is to the up gradation to “ISO 50001” on Energy Management System.
RINL was the first Steel Plant and the only public sector unit certified for Energy Management System BSEN:16001 in Dec 2010. The Energy Management System is upgraded to ISO 50001 by BVCI with effect from August 6th 2012.
Mr. DV Nanda Kumar of BVCI handed over the certificate “ISO 50001” to Mr R Ranjan chief executive (QMS, EMS, EnMS & OHSAS) and Executive Director (Works) of RINL.
Mr AP Choudhary CMD of RINL congratulated the collective of RINL for achieving this prestigious certification, which will help the organization to scale to new heights in energy management systems. RINL is a pioneer in adopting modern and green technologies and out of 240 MW of captive power, 150 MW of power is generating from waste heat, waste gas and waste steam etc.
It is pertinent to mention that RINL, the corporate entity of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant, is certified for Quality Management System ISO 9001 : 2008, Environment Management System ISO 14001 : 2004 and Occupational Health and Safety System BS OHSAS 18001 : 2007.